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ID 609
Images No image in database
Grid Ref TG2224
Project type Chance
County Norfolk
Site Brampton
Site Name Sir Thomas Field
Site Type Unknown
Location Type Unknown
Context Unknown
Context Quality 10
Object Date Post-medieval
Object Period 0
Material Bronze
Location Norwich Castle Museum?
M/F Male
Form Figurine
Type Deity
Name Jupiter
Aliases Silvanus
Bearded No
Attributes Yes
Clothed No
Drapery No
Condition Broken of at ankles
Classical 1
Photo No
Illustration No
Height 39.00
Length 0.00
Parallels Maidstone (664)
References Green 1976, 205; Fox 1889, 353; Haverfield 1901a, 314
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Description Post-medieval pipe tamper? Although no complete examples or any parallels were found, the similarity between the Brampton and Maidstone pieces, and the Hercules from York (308) suggest that this might be a pipe tamper. Possibly the same figure as 1125.


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